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Architecture for Humanity is a 501(c)3 non-profit, that has been building a better future through the power of design for the past 15 years. We provide architecture, planning and project management services including construction management and post-occupancy analysis, and facilitate community engagement throughout each project. At the core of our mission, we believe everyone deserves access to the benefits of good design.

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Founding Member / Event Organizer, Power Unit Youth Organization in Markham
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Ankush Four twenty
Young Entrepeneur in Dallas


Miami @ The Wolfsonian-FIU
Feb 20, 2010


Aalen @ Hochschule Aalen
Feb 22, 2010


Toronto @ Harbourfront Centre (York Quay Centre)
Sep 30, 2011


Seattle @ Pike Place Market - Economy Market Building
Dec 05, 2013


Prince George @ The Copper Pig BBQ House
Feb 18, 2014


Providence @ Trinity Rep
Apr 30, 2014

PAST PechaKucha Event

Powered by PechaKucha @ Freda’s Bar & Canteen
Aug 20, 2014


New Orleans @ St. Martin's Episcopal School
Feb 03, 2015


Taipei @ xuexue institute
Mar 26, 2016


Raleigh @ Architect Bar & Social House
Jun 11, 2015


The Power of Twenty - For Haiti

@ VOL 68 ON JAN 27, 2010

20th February - Save the date - We are planning a PechaKucha Global Day for Haiti. 200 cities, 2000 presenters, 200,000 participants. Look to local city sites for more info - and how to participate - The global map on geolocates around you. If you have a idea, a system, product anything creative that could help Haiti let us know we want this to become a database of wonderful information! Please come back to the site daily - for updates. Thanks you so much - the global PechaKucha family


The Power of the Arts

@ VOL 3 ON FEB 07, 2012

Kathryn Blume talks about the power of the arts in building powerful movements for addressing climate change and communicating a potent, creative vision for a world without oil. This presentation is in English.


Twenty Beautiful Buildings and Places of Kyiv

@ VOL 7 ON FEB 22, 2012

Oleg Zhary is a photographer who lives and works in Kyiv, and in this presentation, he gives us all a stunning photographic tour of the capital of Ukraine through its iconic objects. (in Ukrainian)


Power of the Crowd

@ VOL 7 ON MAR 26, 2011

Diego Borin discusses the power of the crowds; how can a group of fans unite and help fund their favorite artist's new work? What are the limits and boundaries of crowdsourcing? He also presents his project, one of Brazil's largest and most important crowdfunding platforms.


Twenty Works of Design and Art from the 20th Century

@ VOL 1 ON NOV 07, 2013

Andy Nicholls runs a furniture and art shop in Bedford called Design Twenty, and here he speaks on 20 of the most iconic works of design and art hailing from the 20th century. Pieces by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Fin Juhl, Gunnel Nyman, Peter Saville, Poul Henningsen, Charles and Ray Eames, Tapio Wirkkala, and Mattew Hilton are featured and discussed at length. 

"Presentation of the Day" on January 20, 2014.


Video Power

@ VOL 24 ON DEC 09, 2014

Video Power is a talent development program aimed at video makers in the Meuse-Rhine euregion near Maastricht, the Netherlands. Audiovisual artists/filmmakers pitch their idea and try to create awareness for their idea among professionals and public. When succesfull they gain access to means and coaching in order to realise their idea. All genres and forms are welcome, from documentaries to talkshows, from soundscapes to dance movies. Video power is there to support them in producing their movies and projects. 


The Power of the Pose

@ VOL 5 ON SEP 08, 2015

Scott Trobaugh discusses how he discovered the power of the pose, and the strength of the stance. 


The Power of Song

@ VOL 4 ON NOV 13, 2015

Sue Wilson shares her passion for the power of song and singing. Singing together contributes to a positive state of mind and provides for a collective community of voices.


Power of Possibilities

@ VOL 5 ON FEB 18, 2016

Sarah Myers of Garrett College dicusses the ambition project of "Power of Possibilties". This initiative strives to encourage and promote entrepreneurship in rural appalachia and create jobs.  


Power Pill

It's no secret that yours truly is personally excited about the upcoming iPhone game Power Pill from Canadian creators Polytron and Infinite Ammo -- forming the all-powerful Infinitron Polypharma -- and as we previewed last week, Polytron's Phil Fish was set to reveal the first details of the game at this week's PechaKucha Night in Montreal. The night has come and gone, and Power Pill's "viral" debut is now public, thanks to Phil posting all of the presentation's images online -- and here's a video of the presentation.


The Power of Twenty

As we first mentioned on Monday, we here at PechaKucha, in collaboration with Architecture for Humanity, are putting a project together to help with the reconstruction in Haiti. You can read more about the PechaKucha Global Night for Haiti -- "The Power of Twenty" -- here (and keep checking that page for updates), and also watch the presentation that was recorded live last night at PechaKucha Night in Tokyo Vol. 68, with Mark Dytham, Astrid Klein, and Cameron Sinclair (skyping in from the World Economic Forum in Davos).


PechaKucha for Haiti on PKD

As we enter February, and now less than three weeks away from the "PechaKucha Global Night for Haiti," we're going to concentrate coverage here at PechaKucha Daily on the worldwide event, and all of the things happening in the weeks leading to it. As you'll soon see, there's going to be a lot of activity on the site, with a huge ramp up of presentations going online (we're hoping to get as many as we can uploaded), to be accompanied with donation buttons, with all proceeds going to reconstruction projects in Haiti (through Architecture for Humanity). So stay tuned, and prepare to be amazed by what the PechaKucha community will be producing.


The Power of PechaKucha

We hand over the controls to PechaKucha Night in Gothenburg organizer Jesper Larsson -- his Vol. 24 event was held just last night -- who talks about the perks of being a PKN organizer. As a PechaKucha organizer you sometimes ask yourself if it's worth all those hours you put in. But then you go on vacation to Central America and find out you have PechaKucha colleagues in every other city. Take this example with Panama City. I went there by myself and only knew about two places in town, the place I was staying at and the offices of TBWA / Panama, the local producers of PechaKucha Night. From left: Jesper Larsson (PechaKucha Night in Göteborg) and Ricardo Fernández (PechaKucha Night in Panama City). Words of wisdom at the TBWA / Panama office. I had a great time hanging out with local PechaKucha organizers Ricardo Fernández and Juan Cruz Soares Gache. As an organizer I highly recommend you use the power of a 385 city strong network -- what company can compete with that? -- and contact the local organizers of PechaKucha when you are out traveling. It's a great way to get local tips and recommendations, and a chance to discuss and share PKN experiences. While still traveling I also found out that I had been listed as an up-and-comer when Gothenburg's biggest daily newspaper listed "The 100 most influential people in town," simple because of the success of PechaKucha here. The power is there. Let's just not forget that it's there because we all put in all those hours.


The Power of the Arts

From today we're going to start sharing a couple of presentations a day -- we've been getting our hands on quite a few of late -- and we start with "The Power of the Arts," with Kathryn Blume talking about the power of the arts in building powerful movements for addressing climate change and communicating a potent, creative vision for a world without oil. It was recorded at PechaKucha Night in Montpelier, VT Vol. 3.


Twenty Works of Design and Art from the 20th Century

Check out this veritable who's who of design from the previous century: Andy Nicholls runs a furniture and art shop in Bedford called Design Twenty, and here he speaks on 20 of the most iconic works of design and art hailing from the 20th century. In "Twenty Works of Design and Art from the 20th Century" from PKN Bedford Vol. 1, we see pieces by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Fin Juhl, Gunnel Nyman, Peter Saville, Poul Henningsen, Charles and Ray Eames, Tapio Wirkkala, and Mattew Hilton featured and discussed at length. 


The Power of Touch

Without human contact we are, in a sense, blind.  Touchy HumanCamera is just that, a human with a camera for eyes. He walks the world blindly until a kind soul reaches out to touch him, opening his shuttered eyes! He speaks about his experiences visting many countries and communicate with thousands of people through touch. In "The Power of Touch" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 113, we see that Touchy gives us an idea of how we ought to try to divide our time between our online and offline lives in order to remain happy and satisfied. 


The Power of Yes

“When I say yes, especially in the face of fear, it takes me on this amazing journey.” Technologist Tiffany Lentz strongly believes in the power of saying “Yes.” In “The Power of Yes” from PKN Brooklyn Vol. 1, she speaks about her experiences learning and growing in various diverse roles, all the while stretching her personal paradigm. Tiffany encourages us to “speak words of life” over ourselves, and to step out of our comfort zones.


Community Development and the Power of Small Scale Change

"Small scale changes starts with a group of people who want to make a collective change for the greater good." In Community Development and the Power of Small Scale Change, from Markham, Vol. 7, Town Planner, Administrator, and dreamer Joanne Dang shares how much she loves cities and believes that they are living ecosystems. She discusses her journey in many places around the world and the power of small-scale, community-based changes that lead to vibrant cities. Here she poses the question, "what is your dream for your city?"    


Never Underestimate the Power of Your Inspiration

In Never Underestimate the Power of Your Inspiration from PechaKucha Night Bryan, Vol. 5, Dr. Reuben May talks about growing up disadvantaged and how he got to be a professor and award winning author, as well as a rapper featured in notable publications.